Web accessibility testing

Designed for testers, web developers or anyone requiring the skills necessary to confidently assess web products for accessibility and inclusivity. The course includes a detailed look at testing websites for conformance to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0). It also focuses on understanding each guideline in the context of disabled user experience, testing techniques and tools available for testing, including live demonstrations.

Course topics

  • Current legal requirements
  • Guidelines (WCAG 2.0 overview)
  • Testing tools and assistive technologies
  • Introduction to testing methodologies
    • Manual
    • Automated
    • Combined
  • How to make a testing strategy

Details

  • Audience: web developers, testers/quality assurance teams
  • Participants: 3 to 12
  • Duration:
    • half-day introductory course,
    • 1-day basic training, or
    • 2-day in-depth technical workshop including advanced testing techniques